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Eleven Students Receive National Recognition

Congratulations to the 11 Pittsford Schools students who were awarded National Recognition from the College Board. They are among 72,000 students from across the country who earned academic honors from the College Board’s National Recognition Programs that honor the strong academic achievements of underrepresented students.

National Hispanic Recognition Awardees


  • Juliana Cabarcos 
  • Sebastian Hartman 
  • Elena Lesniak 
  • Jack Peyre


  • Santiago Castillo
  • Benjamin Rivera Flores
  • Isabella Huerta-Andrade
  • Adriana Ochoa

National African American Recognition Awardees


  • Mark Akladious


  • Iftikhar Hamenoo
  • Olivia Sifain

These students earned this academic honor because of their GPA of 3.5 or higher and outstanding performance on the PSAT/NMSQT®, PSAT™ 10, and/or AP® Exams. Eligible students have a GPA of 3.5 or higher and are in the top 10% of PSAT/NMSQT® or PSAT™ 10 assessment takers in each state for each program or have earned a score of 3 or higher on two or more AP® Exams.